Feith, William Leo, Hemlock, Michigan


Passed away Friday, February 28, 2014, at his home, surrounded by his family. Age 83 years. The son of the late Joseph C. and Julia (Csizmar) Feith was born March 1, 1930 in Saginaw, Michigan. He married Alta Jean Nelson, April 8, 1951. She passed away February 27, 1992. William served with the U. S. Navy and was employed as a painter, retiring from Adam Meyer and Sons in 1992. He was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, Hemlock, enjoyed golf, yard work, and most of all, his family. Surviving are one son, six daughters and their spouses, Michael Feith; Diane and Ted Conklin; Linda Feith; Gala Feith; Julia and Frank Hardy; Betty Jo and Jody Miller; Paula and Carl Schneider; sixteen grandchildren, Angi Wachowicz, Traci Feith, Michael Feith, Kimberly Snyder, Michelle Boruszewski, John McRae, Amber Spiker, Mark Feith, Amanda Feith, Katelyn Feith, Nicholas Stavely, Nathan Stavely, Janelle Zirkel, Patrick Miller, Hanna Schneider and Jordan Schneider; twenty-six great grandchildren, Kelsey Hillard, Kristina Snyder, Marissa Snyder, Ashley, Courtney and Zackery Boruszewski, Shelby White, John McRae Jr., Noah McRae, Brody Leonard, Avery and Olivia Spiker, Tyson, Carsyn and Bryley Wachowicz, Kennedy Dean, Carter Feith, Michael Pratt and Tucker Feith with two more on the way; three great great grandchildren, Gabriella and Kanyon Hillard, William Delacourt; many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a son, Mark, two sisters, Elizabeth (Betty) Wright; Catherine Hull and five brothers, Matthew, Joseph, George, Alick and John Feith. The funeral liturgy will take place on Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church, 151 St. Mary Drive, Hemlock. Rev. Duane Wachoviak will officiate with burial in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Merrill. Friends may call at the W. L. Case and Co. Funeral Chapel, 201 N. Miller Road, from 2:00-8:00 p.m. Monday where a vigil service will be held at 7:00 p.m. Friends may call at the Church on Tuesday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider St. Mary Catholic Church, Hemlock; Heartland Hospice or the American Heart Assoc. www.casefuneralhome.com